• Each Scholarship is $500.00
    • Scholarships are funded with the support of the 916 Scholarship Golf Outing (September 20, 2024), Annual 916 Scholarship Trivia Night held in April and availability of Scholarship Charitable        Funds.
  • The applicant will be notified by mail either a letter of denial or a payment starting October 2, 2024.



  • Scholarships are available to full members in good standing with Teamsters Local 916, spouses, children, and stepchildren. A member is defined as a person belonging to Teamsters Local 916 for twelve (12) consecutive months with all dues current through the month of August.
  • Applicants must be enrolled and provide proof as a full-time student for fall semester (12 Credit Hours) in an accredited or recognized university, college, junior college or fully enrolled in a technical/vocational school. Full-time student credit hours for Graduate School shall be nine (9) credit hours for the fall semester.
  • Applicants must have completed 24 credit hours or more (sophomore status) with a minimum Cumulative GPA of 2.5 on a 4.0 scale or equivalent.
  • Applicants must submit this completed application and application checklist to Teamsters Local 916 Scholarship Program, Teamsters Local 916, 3361 Teamster Way, Springfield, IL 62707 or via E-Mail to ([email protected]).  It is the responsibility of the applicant to ensure that this application is fully completed with all items attached and is received by the close of business (4:30 p.m.) on Friday, August 30, 2024, or the application will be rejected.
  • Properly completed application with all required documents included.
  • Verification of enrollment, official transcript and GPA.
  • The application must be signed by the Sponsoring Union Member.
  • The application must be signed by the applicant.
  • Please make sure you have all the requirements needed before submitting. 
  ACCESS APPLICATION HERE: 2024 Teamsters Local 916 Scholarship Application